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VP Leni launches platform to help jobless OFWs find new jobs

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Vice President Leni Robredo has launched an online platform to help displaced overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to find new jobs amid the pandemic. 

The vice president launched https://sikap.ph, a website developed by Elevatech for work opportunities. 

The latest initiative is part of her ‘Bayanihanapbuhay’ project. 

“We have been receiving a lot of SOS messages from people looking for work. When we were doing our shuttle services, we had passengers who were doing door-to-door job applications. We hope that, through this platform, they would have an easier time finding work opportunities,” Robredo said in a statement. 

As of Thursday, the were over 2,000 job posts. 

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